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Reality Sandbox for Elementary Kids

May 21, 2018 11:52pm | Samira Hussein

Recently, the young kids at BHS created an augmented reality sandbox William Byrne STEM Elementary School on Monday. Teachers say they are already seeing connections to classroom projects made between kids. This new piece of equipment is rare to see in public schools and everyone around the […]

Contract comotion

May 16, 2018 4:54pm | Garrett Gregersen

The teachers at Burnsville High School have been out of a contract for almost an entire year now. The motto is to put the students first, but how can the teachers put the students first if they are put last. This has made it difficult […]

Mental Health Awareness Month at BHS

May 9, 2018 5:10pm | Mari Belina

The month of May is celebrated throughout the nation as Mental Health Awareness Month, and Burnsville High School participates in several unique ways. First of all, all administration and student body are wearing green on Thursday, the tenth of May to demonstrate how we are […]

Burnsville High School prom to take place this weekend.

May 2, 2018 2:35pm | Lizzy Cummings

Burnsville High School’s prom is Saturday, May 5, at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chaska! Tickets will be sold during all school lunches this week. Tickets are $35 a piece, cash is accepted, but checks are not. Prom is for juniors and seniors, unless someone […]

Snow Day for All

March 9, 2018 2:31pm | Lizzy Cummings

On the morning of Monday March 5th, Burnsville high school as well as the rest of the district was blessed with the best news. “All District 191 schools will be closed today due to the weather.” Don’t we all just love a good snow day. […]

Student council members brave the cold in Polar Plunge

March 6, 2018 12:55am | Joe Brunner

On Saturday, February 24th, 2018, members of Burnsville High School’s Student Council raised money for and actively participated in the 2018 Polar Plunge held at Crystal Lake in Burnsville. The chilly event was held with an “Olympic” theme this year, (last year it was a […]

BHS choir and band travels to Italy for biannual trip.

March 2, 2018 3:08pm | Olivia Bendickson

Every other year, Burnsville High Schools band and choirs vote on a select destination to travel to and show off their talents together. This year, Italy was chosen. The group of students and chaperones all left for Italy on February 23rd. The group split off […]

BHS students participate in nationwide school walkout.

February 22, 2018 1:36am | Justin Amaker

A group of Burnsville High School students participated in a national school walkout Wednesday afternoon by the flagpole in the front of the building. The protest started at noon and lasted 17 minutes, for the 17 victims killed in the tragic Marjory Stoneman Douglas High […]

Snow week in full swing at BHS

February 1, 2018 3:53pm | Mari Belina, Madi Drummer

With no long breaks coming up, the holiday season past, and second semester starting, “Snow Week” is an attempt at adding some excitement to the halls of BHS. Snow Week is an activity filled, week long competition that all grades can participate in and is […]

Snow week to start next week.

January 18, 2018 7:49pm | Erick Escalante

Soon, BHS will have its annual Snow Week starting from January 27 and it will conclude on February 3rd. There will be a dress up day from Monday to Friday so here they are along with sports games and other events Monday: Pajama Day, morning […]